The Macharian Crusade Omnibus. A Warhammer 40, omnibus. Led by the charismatic Lord Commander Solar Macharius, a vast Imperial army sets out to. The Macharian Crusade series by William King is a trilogy of novels depicting the Macharian Crusade under Lord Commander Solar Macharius. It is largely t. The Macharian Crusade Omnibus has 28 ratings and 2 reviews. Jetpack said: I really enjoyed this series. You really learn to care about the characters, an.

Author: Fauzil Meztizil
Country: Malawi
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 9 October 2012
Pages: 119
PDF File Size: 7.28 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.86 Mb
ISBN: 392-7-46830-132-8
Downloads: 68854
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mezigis

Each world so conquered had its population either systematically ground down until there were too few natives left to oppose the Nacharian advance or was brought under the direct dominion of the Imperium in a conscious imitation of the policies that had created the Imperium during the Great Crusade in the late 30th Millennium.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of James marked it as to-read Jul 03, His will to live broken by his men’s refusal, on the return journey to Imperial space in There are also hints that the High Lords suspected Macharius was planning to build his own empire and they feared macgarian possibility of him using his massive army to secede from the Imperium.

According to a lone survivor, after Richter’s death, an Officio Assassinorum agent masquerading as an Imperial Storm Trooper killed Macharius, then proceeded to permanently silence Drake as well. Aug 11, Cillian marked it as to-read Shelves: Because they fear us—and rightly so, for we are humanity and the stars are ours.

His Guardsmen cheered the Lord Solar as a hero and Living Saint of the Imperium, and his generals breathed a deep sigh of relief. Contents [ show ].

The Macharian Crusade: Fall of Macharius : William King :

Simon added it Dec 22, Ads by Project Wonderful! Nearly a thousand worlds were brought back into the Imperial fold in only seven standard years of fighting, cgusade upon his death the newly-won territories erupted into the civil war known as the Macharian Heresy as Macharius’ various generals vied for control, fighting over the spoils as degenerate warlords.


Many of his troops were also fearful of what lay beyond, as many of the scout teams sent into the Halo Zone had never returned and those that did told of strange phenomenon, of haunted stars and entire worlds inhabited by what they could only describe as ghosts and spririts.

Sean marked it as to-read Nov 09, A massive state funeral was held there for the Lord Commander Solar, which was attended by the High Lords of TerraCardinals of the Ecclesiarchy, the Magi of the Adeptus Mechanicusand many other important figures of the Imperium wishing to pay their respects to one of the greatest machafian the realm of the Emperor had ever known.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

You really learn to care about the characters, and there is great growth over time. Awesome Warhammer 40, Timeline Imperial. Log in and join the community. Peter added it Sep 14, There is also great WH40k fights. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Faced with this refusal to advance, Macharius became furious and accused his men of betrayal and cowardice.

Personal tools Log in Request account. There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. Then they set off to conquer planets right out to the Galactic Rimand even beyond the reach of the Astronomican.

The Macharian Crusade Omnibus by William King

Afflicted by various plagues during the first siege of the world of Loki, the Lord Commander had only solar weeks if not days to live when he gathered his personal forces for a last-ditch assault against Richter, a former general of Macharius’ army who had turned to the Ruinous Powers.


There’s a problem loading this menu right now. His short stories have appeared in many magazines and compilations, including Inferno!

Leorlev rated it really liked it Oct 21, That the Imperium needed a hero, dying gloriously in battle. The Vaxi Atrocity Time of Ending M Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This of course means he and his army were steamrolling all opposition and in a galaxy of xenos and Chaos worshipers, that says much of the man. Maacharian article contains spoilers!

The Macharian Crusade: Fall of Macharius

In the second year, three hundred more would be added to the Emperor’s realm. Start reading The Macharian Crusade warhammer 40, on your Kindle in under a minute.

Do not fuck it up. It was whispered that the stars of the Halo Zone were haunted and the worlds which orbited them were inhabited by ghosts. Julaul marked it as to-read Dec 03, Known Imperial Navy assets in the Crusade included: Macharia was transformed into a Shrine World dedicated to the former Lord Solar, and millions of pilgrims from across the Imperium made the long journey every year to visit the grand Imperial cathedral erected over his final resting place.

By the end of the Crusade, Macharius’ armies stood undefeated and at the edge of the Western Galaxy, facing the Halo Zone and the limits of the light of machariqn Astronomican. Stephen rated it really liked it Jun 17,